INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Conrad Indianapolis proudly announces the addition of Rachanee Teipen as Executive Chef to the hotel's award-winning team. In her new role, Rachanee will oversee banquet operations at Conrad Indianapolis.

"We are thrilled to welcome Chef Rachanee to the team," said Greg Tinsley, general manager at Conrad Indianapolis. "Her creativity, experience and originality will undoubtedly provide inspired experiences for our guests and will create a culture of innovation within our culinary team."

Prior to joining the team at Conrad Indianapolis, Rachanee served as Executive Chef at Thomas Caterers of Distinction in Indianapolis for 11 years. Rachanee is a graduate of the Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago with a degree in Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Arts.

Chef Rachanee has been featured in numerous articles in Catersource magazine, Catering magazine, Special Events magazine, and BizBash. Rachanee is a 5-time International CATIE Awards winner and her work was instrumental in winning Best Plated Menu in 2011, Signature Caterer for Best Event in 2015, Best Hors d'oeuvres in 2016, and Best Plate Presentation & Best Signature Caterer for Best Wedding in 2017.

Nominated as a finalist for the 2017 CATIE Award for Chef of the Year, Rachanee is currently a member of the International Caterers Association Culinary Council Steering Committee and has been a fundamental speaker at the Art of Catering Food and at Catersource for the past five years.

Maria Alviz
Conrad Indianapolis
PR & Marketing Manager
+1 317 524 2516

Mark Ricci
+1 212 261 5836

About Conrad Indianapolis
It's not just where you stay; it's how you stay. And at Conrad Indianapolis, we believe you should Never Just Stay. Stay Inspired. Located at one of the city's most prominent intersections, the hotel is truly in the center of it all - just steps from nearly everything that downtown has to offer including museums, live music and theatre, and the Indianapolis Zoo & White River Gardens State Park. The hotel is also connected via elevated walkway to the Indiana Convention Center. The 23-story building features 247 guest rooms, 15,000 square feet of intimate, state-of-the-art meeting space and 15 private residences. Explore art with A Fine Art Experience at Conrad, featuring the award-winning Long-Sharp Gallery and the Collection suites. World-class dining experiences can be enjoyed in Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro or The Capital Grille® restaurant, and relaxation awaits at Evan Todd Spa & Salon.

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